Job description


General Ledger Accountant for the French market

Location: Cornellá de Llobregat, Barcelona

Department: Finance & Legal


Our client is a global leader in the orthopedics market.


Assist the Controller in the elaboration of the accounting and compliance with tax obligations, according to company policies and applicable law to reflect a true image.

Main functions
• Assist the Controller during the month-end and year-end closings
• Ensure accuracy of financial statements in accordance with US and local GAAP and compliance to internal policies
• Manage Fixed Assets
• Analyze the monthly expense variance versus budget and forecasts
• Participate in the preparation of the annual budget of the company
• Perform reconciliations of balance sheet accounts
• Monitor activities according closing checklist
• Prepare all the tax returns requirements
• Assist at external audits
• Collaborate with the Controller in all the ad hoc requirements from Management and in the Monthly Operating Review


We are looking for a candidate with following qualifications:

- At least 4 years in accounting departments or similar position
- General accounting, Tax law and auditing knowledge

- Organization
- Accuracy
- Timeliness
- Ability to work under stress

- Knowledge of Oracle and HFM
- Good knowledge of Excel, Word, Power Point
- English : first certificate


- Competitive salary + attractive bonus
- International working environment
- Possibility to grow


Jeremi Perez
(+34) 93 231 00 00 (ext. 194)


Jeremi Perez
(+34) 93 231 00 00 (ext. 194)

Talent Search People is an international recruitment agency based in Barcelona, Madrid and Lisbon. We provide highly specialised recruitment services within our four areas of expertise: Sales & Marketing, IT & E-Commerce, Native Speakers and Finance & Administration.

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